NIGERIA | NIGERIA

03-Feb-2020 to 09:01

Nigeria foundation funds malaria vaccine effort

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Prince Ned Nwoko Foundation has started funding a group of scientists and researchers to develop anti-malaria vaccine to aid in the eradication of malaria in Africa.

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03-Feb-2020 to 08:15

Press focuses on Nigeria-U.S meeting, lawmakers’ meeting with Buhari over securi...

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Bi-National Commission meeting between the U.S and Nigeria to discuss immigration visa ban and the meeting of the leadership of the National Assembly with President Muhammadu Buhari over security issues are some of the trending issues in the Nigerian press on Monday.

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02-Feb-2020 to 11:29

Nigeria meets with US amidst immigration visa restriction

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Despite its placement among seven nations on the U.S immigration visa restriction, Nigeria is set to hold Bi-National Commission meeting with the US.

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02-Feb-2020 to 11:22

Nigeria floats soft loans to accelerate agricultural mechanisation

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria has floated a soft loan scheme with 11 years maturity to encourage agricultural mechanization and boost production.

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02-Feb-2020 to 11:15

Nigeria, WHO partner to prevent outbreak of coronavirus

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — As China records sharp rise in deaths from coronavirus on Sunday with fatalities at 304 and 14,380 cases, Nigeria has acquired in-country capacity to test for the disease with the assistance of the World Health Organisation (WHO).

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31-Jan-2020 to 20:34

Nigerian bourse trades 1.561bn shares worth over $85m

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — A total turnover of 1.561 billion shares worth N26.073 billion (about $85.485m) in 21,444 deals were traded by investors on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) this week.

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31-Jan-2020 to 09:39

Nigerian press focuses on plan to expand Visa, probe of $396m refinery repair fu...

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The plan by the Nigeria Immigration Service to expand visa category and the Senate probe of $396 million disbursed for maintenance of refineries are some of the trending stories in the Nigerian press on Friday.

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